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    Concrete Construction Special Inspector Certification

    The Southern California Chapter of ACI would like to announce the availability for the 2018 Concrete Construction Special Inspector Certification Program including an optional Review Session.  This certification is designed for personnel meeting to following requirements:

    1.    At least 5 years of approved work experience or a combination of work experience and education, and

    2.    Current ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician - Grade I Certification.

    1.     Receive a passing grade on the ACI plan reading examination, and
    2.     Receive a passing grade on the ACI written examination of the following standards and publications:


                SP-2                 Manual of Concrete Inspection

                116R                Cement and Concrete Terminology

                117                  Tolerances for Concrete Construction and Materials

                301                  Specifications for Structural Concrete

                302.1R             Floor and Slab Construction

                304R                Measuring, Mixing, Transporting and Placing Concrete

                304.2R             Placing Concrete by Pumping Methods

                304.5R             Batching, Mixing, and Job Control of Lightweight Concrete

                305R                Hot Weather Concreting

                306R                Cold Weather Concreting

                308                  Curing Concrete

                309R                Consolidation of Concrete

                311.4R             Guide for Concrete Inspection

                318                  Building Code Requirements for Reinforced Concrete

                347R                Formwork for Concrete

                C 29                 Unit Weight and Voids in Aggregate

                C 94                 Specifications for Ready-Mixed Concrete

                E 329               Evaluation of Testing and Inspection Agencies

                MSP-1              Manual of Standard Practice, Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute



    Next Procedure Review Meeting Date and Location TO BE DETERMINED. Please contact [email protected] for information.


    Please note the PROCEDURE REVIEW meeting is MANDATORY as study materials and Work/Education Forms will be handed out at this meeting.  If you choose to attend the REVIEW SESSIONS the dates will be (TO BE DETERMINED) from 5:30 to 9:30pm.  The examination dates will be on (TO BE DETERMINED).  All applications and fees must be received at least 14 days prior to the Procedure Review meeting and pre-registration is mandatory.  Please mail your application and check, as noted in the application.


    For more information regarding this program, please contact [email protected]